CONNECT TO COUNTRY (JAN 27) - WALKING ON COUNTRY WITH WARREN FOSTER OF YANNAGA YOOWAGA TOURS AT WALLAGA LAKE
- Duration: 2 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Wallaga Lake Heights, NSW
- Product code: GDWOC
As part of the NSW Government Reconnecting Regional NSW Community Events Program Southbound Escapes is putting on a series of First Nations Cultural Experiences. The first 16 people of this tour will be able to enjoy this experience at no charge thanks to the NSW Government Grant Program. In order to avail of the 100% discount please use the PROMO CODE "UNCLEWARREN" . These will be very popular experiences so please book now to avoid disappointment. The aim of these experiences is to create awareness of the incredible First Nations culture in the region. The whole of the South Coast of NSW is Yuin Country. Details of the events can be found on the Southbound Escapes website as well as VisitNSW.com
Highlights and Inclusions:
- Two Hour guided cultural walk with local Yuin Nation knowledge Warren Foster at Wallaga Lake
- Learn all about ancient sustainability practices
- Forage for bush tucker
- Listen to dream time stories unique to the local Yuin people.
- Please note a minimum of 6 passengers are required to run this tour and a maximum of 20 passengers.
WHO: ALL AGES, UNDER 5'S ARE FREE
HOW LONG: 2 HOURS
INCLUDED:2 hour guided walk with Yuin Guide
BRING: JACKET FOR COOLER WEATHER AND COMFORTABLE WALKING SHOES SUITABLE FOR ALL TERRAINS
Warren Foster of Wallaga Lake is one of the regions most highly regarded knowledge holders of the Yuin Nation. He is a strong leader of his community and hence is a mentor and advocate for the Yuin Culture especially for youth in the area. Walking on County with Warren at Wallaga Lake is a mesmerising experience. Learn all about the regions importance including the stories of Gulaga the "Mother Mountain (Mount Dromedary)", and her two sons Baranguba (Montague Island) and Najanuga (Little Dromedary). Find out more about how to look after country including cultural burning, totems and the importance of country to the Yuin People. Warren is a member of the Gulaga Dance group and has travelled the world as an ambassador for First Nations culture.
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